Illegality and public policy /
R.A. Buckley.
edition
Fourth edition.
imprint
London : Sweet & Maxwell, Thomson Reuters, 2017.
description
liii, 353 pages ; 24 cm.
ISBN
9780414059443
format(s)
Book
Holdings
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series title
imprint
London : Sweet & Maxwell, Thomson Reuters, 2017.
isbn
9780414059443
contents note
Part 1. Contravening the law -- Crime, tort, and statutory illegality -- Implied prohibition of contracts -- Unlawful performance -- Knowledge and participation -- Indemnity and forfeiture -- Part2. Public policy -- Policy and morality -- Fraud and corruption -- Compromising the legal process -- Maintenance and champerty -- Peace and war -- Part 3. Restraint of trade -- Nature of the doctrine -- Frontiers of protection -- Construction and scope of covenants -- Customers, rivals and the professions -- Oppression, repudiation and interim injunctions -- Part 4. Relief from the consequences -- The enforceability of proprietary interests -- Illegality and restitution -- Undoing the transaction -- The doctrine of severance -- Part 5. Reform -- The New Zealand Illegal Contracts Act 1970 -- Reform proposals in Commonwealth jurisdictions -- Part 6. Cases and comments -- Hypothetical situations involving illegality.
general note
Previous edition: 2013.
catalogue key
11278216
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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